Foreign Body in the Glottis
Riverside Community Hospital
airway management, ent procedures, academic anesthesiology, airway foreign body, tracheal foreign body
Anesthesiology | Otolaryngology
This case report highlights some of the anesthetic challenges of an airway foreign body removal. We present a case report of foreign body removal in a 50-year-old male with an oxtail bone lodged between the vocal cords. We used face mask general anesthesia with sevoflurane.
Publisher or Conference
Shah S, Howard J, Winston N. Foreign Body in the Glottis . Cureus. 2022;14(4):e24428. doi:10.7759/cureus.24428